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Places: Kimbolton Region

October 2, 2019 • #

I first saw this through Google’s Earth View a few months back. It’s a coastal area of the Kimberly Region in Western Australia.


Bands of low-lying mountain ranges run from southeast to northwest, jutting out into the Timor Sea. The striated bands of folded rock formations create low-elevation channels, and where these meet the ocean you get fjord-like features slicing into the coastline. It reminds me of The Vale from the map of Westeros.

Along the coast you get features like the Horizontal Falls: a...